Bankruptcy's not a dirty word, but a clean slate!!
Results-Oriented; a Proven Winner with the Ability to Identify & Resolve Challenges.
Proud to Serve as a "Debt Relief Agency," pursuant to Title 11 of the US Code, Assisting Individuals and Companies in Filing Bankruptcies, as well as Other Relief, Under the Bankruptcy Code and Other Laws.
Preserved life insurance for elderly couple, protecting retirement asset
Won discharge or dismissal of over $10 MM in client debt since 2009, in & out of bankruptcy
Sued on behalf of family for predatory mortgage; won refund of overpayments
Won mortgage modification for couple nearing retirement; kept them in their home
Forced dismissal of delinquent credit card accounts
Won permanent injunction to prevent theft of trade secrets and trade name infringement
Prevented disclosure of privileged information at depositions
Developed Strategy to Successfully Defend $1MM Verdict; Result; Verdict Upheld
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Notable Networker||Abundance BNI||2017|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Abundance BNI||Secretary/Treasurer||2011 - Present|
|National Bar Association & Affiliates||N/A||1988 - Present|
|State Bar of California||N/A||1986 - Present|
|National Black MBA Association||N/A||2002 - 2005|
|International Business Law Services||"E-Commerce Regulation in the MERCOSUL: A Brief Introduction"||2005|
|The Verdict Magazine (ASCDC)||"History Lesson: Qualified Immunity for Public Entities"||1995|
|University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1985|
|Dartmouth College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1981|
|University of Southern California - Marshall Sch. of Business||MBA - Master of Business Administration||N/A|
|Court of Appeal: Unpublished Opinion||Unanimous Court of Appeal reversed the dismissal, without oral argument. Chaney, J|
|FINRA Arbitration, 2015 (featured in LA Daily Journal, 11/27/2015)||Investment Bank returned client's money and paid damages, for total return of about $15K|
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